Edmonia Lewis, The Old Arrow Maker


Edmonia Lewis, The Old Arrow Maker, modeled 1866, carved c. 1872, marble, 50.8 x 35.6 x 35.6 cm (Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art)


Additional resources

This work at the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

Kirsten Pai Buick, Children of the Fire: Mary Edmonia Lewis and the Problem of Art History’s Black and Indian Subject (Durham & London: Duke University Press, 2010).

Cite this page as: Dr. Mindy Besaw, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and Dr. Beth Harris, "Edmonia Lewis, The Old Arrow Maker," in Smarthistory, October 25, 2022, accessed December 1, 2022, https://smarthistory.org/edmonia-lewis-the-old-arrow-maker/.